IDF responds following rocket attack from Gaza

Tank attacks Hamas position in southern Gaza Strip in response to launching of rocket into Israeli territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2019, 10:49 PM

Fatah claims Israel 'executed' terrorist

Fatah rejects Israeli claims that terrorist eliminated near Jenin had thrown explosives at Israeli soldiers.Dalit Halevi, 2/5/2019, 3:48 AM

Soldier injured in training accident

IDF soldier flown to Hadassah Ein Karem after being injured during training in the Jordan Valley.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2019, 7:43 AM

Agreement signed between Assuta Hospital, Defense Ministry, IDF

First agreement signed with Assuta Hospital in Ashdod for treating soldiers and those eligible for rehabilitation.Mordechai Sones, 2/3/2019, 5:08 PM

Thousands of rioters gather along Gaza border

Weekly "March of the Return" protests continue. Hamas says 32 Gazans shot by Israeli troops.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/1/2019, 10:51 PM

IDF aid delegation returns from Brazil

Team carried out a slew of rescue missions in Brazil following the dam collapse that left dozens dead.Ido Ben Porat , 2/1/2019, 12:25 PM

M-16 stolen from IDF base

Military Police are investigating after thieves steal an M-16 rifle from a base in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2019, 10:10 AM

Settlement security team to be investigated as soldiers

IDF Criminal Investigative Unit takes control of probe as civilian security force members are classified as IDF soldiers when on duty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 6:15 PM

National Union Chair: 'Military Prosecutor lacks common sense'

MK Betzalel Smotrich responds harshly to indictment against Netzach Yehuda fighters who struck Arab detainees.MK Betzalel Smotrich, 1/31/2019, 1:05 PM

New IDF cell phone plan deprives officers of privacy

Officers who join cell phone plan designed for them sign a contract allowing the IDF to enter and search phones.Ido Ben Porat, 1/31/2019, 8:11 AM

Israeli delegation summarizes first day in Brazil

IDF aid delegation continues to operate in area of collapsed dam, cooperating closely with Brazil authorities to rescue missing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2019, 5:25 PM

Unusual warning to IDF fighters in Judea and Samaria

Commander of Judea and Samaria Division writes letter to commanders, warns against excessive force against Palestinian Arabs.Ben Ariel, 1/29/2019, 4:41 AM

IDF delegation searches for survivors of Brazil dam collapse

IDF aid delegation locates bus trapped by flood after dam collapse, no survivors on board.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2019, 10:54 PM

Watch: Israeli aid team arrives in Brazil following dam disaster

Death toll in Brazilian dam collapse rises to 58. IDF delegation arrives in Brazil to assist with search and rescue efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2019, 7:57 AM

Chief of Staff tours Gaza border

Lieutenant-General Aviv Kochavi toured the Gaza border and held an assessment of the situation.Uzi Baruch, 1/27/2019, 6:00 AM

'New York Yankees' shows support for IDF lone soldiers

NY Yankees send over special hats with their logo alongside an Israeli flag as a gift to lone soldiers. 'These people have a lot of courage'Tzvi Lev, 1/26/2019, 11:07 PM

IDF opens probe after Arab killed in Binyamin region

Adei Ad residents say that their security team killed Arab in order to extricate themselves from a violent Arab mob.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2019, 6:55 PM

Thousands of Gazans riot along border fence

10,000 rioters throw grenades and rocks at IDF soldiers. In Judea and Samaria, IDF forces eliminate rock-throwing terrorist.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/25/2019, 8:16 PM

Inside the annual day devoted to lone soldiers

The sixth annual day dedicated to assisting lone soldiers comes to a close. Guests included Prime Minister Netanyahu. 'This is real Zionism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2019, 6:34 PM

IDF attacks Hamas military camp

IDF fighter jets target a number of terror sites within a Hamas military camp following incident in which IDF officer was wounded by sniper.Elad Benari, 1/22/2019, 11:07 PM

Soldier shot near Gaza returns home

Hospital releases officer whose helmet saved his life from a terrorist's bullet earlier today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2019, 9:51 PM

Netanyahu halts money transfers to Gaza

PM orders halt to transfer of Qatari money to Gaza after IDF soldier shot, nearly killed in cross-border attack.Gary Willig, 1/22/2019, 8:02 PM

Miracle in the south: Bullet hits helmet, does not penetrate

Soldier only lightly injured by gunshot to the head thanks to his helmet.Gary Willig, 1/22/2019, 6:27 PM

Soldier wounded by gunfire from Gaza

Terrorists break through security fence, sabotage IDF equipment before returning to Gaza and shooting a soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2019, 4:56 PM

Hermon ski resort to reopen tomorrow

Ski resort closed today in light of tensions in the north, to reopen tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 3:14 PM

Report: 11 dead in Israeli airstrikes in Syria

Russia reports that four Syrian soldiers killed by Israeli strikes, while monitor group says total of 11 people dead in attack.David Rosenberg, 1/21/2019, 8:50 AM

IDF buys 10 tons of dried fruit for Tu B'Shvat

In honor of Tu B'Shvat, the Defense Ministry supplies soldiers with 10 tons of fruits for Tu B'Shvat holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 8:34 AM

These are the Iranian sites that were attacked in Syria

Sunday night's air strikes in Syria targeted weapons storage sites, an Iranian intelligence site and an Iranian training camp.Elad Benari, 1/21/2019, 6:07 AM

IDF attacks Iranian targets in Syria

IDF attacks targets belonging to the Iranian Quds Force in Syrian territory.Elad Benari, 1/21/2019, 1:30 AM

Hadar Goldin's father says army could have returned son

Uvda Investigative Channel releases video of soldiers who had gone after terrorists in tunnels attempting to get Hadar back.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2019, 10:55 AM

Watch: French sailor rescued by IDF after weeks adrift

Man recovered drifting in a boat with a broken radio and no steering system near the Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2019, 7:30 PM

IDF arrests Hamas terrorist who crossed Gaza border

Suspect arrested by IDF soldiers after crossing border fence found to be member of Hamas.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/18/2019, 9:19 PM

Report: Lebanon captures person who infiltrated from Israel

Lebanese media says army tracks down person who clambered over border fence from Israel.Arutz Sheva, 1/17/2019, 4:31 PM

Indictment against soldier filmed hitting Arab teen in Hevron

IDF soldier charged with assault over incident in November 2017 which was filmed by far-left B'Tselem organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2019, 3:25 PM

Israeli forces uncover weapons factory in Samaria

IDF locates factory in Palestinian Authority-controlled city of Shechem used to manufacture weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2019, 8:34 AM

Report: Infiltration into Lebanon from Israel

IDF believes breach in northern border fence made by someone who entered Lebanon from Israel.Gary Willig, 1/15/2019, 8:11 PM

Yes to National Service, no to military coercion'

Religious girls demonstrate against Education Ministry decision to fund groups that encourage them to join the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2019, 7:11 PM

Residents of the north concerned: There are more tunnels

Israelis who live near the border with Lebanon were surprised to hear about the conclusion of Operation Northern Shield.Elad Benari, 1/14/2019, 6:38 AM

'The IDF under your command never ceased fighting'

President Rivlin says goodbye to outgoing Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2019, 2:14 AM

Photos: Saying goodbye to Eizenkot

President Rivlin, Prime Minister Netanyahu and past and present senior defense officials came to say goodbye to outgoing Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2019, 1:03 AM

Outgoing Chief of Staff - Up close and personal

As Lt. Gen. Eisenkot approaches the end of his tenure, IDF Spokesperson releases for publication the 'informal' album of 4 years of service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2019, 5:10 PM

Comrades of killed soldier: We were briefed on what to say

Soldiers say they were briefed about what was proper to mention during investigation into death of soldier killed in navigation accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2019, 9:40 AM

IDF attacks two Hamas underground structures

IDF fighter jets target two Hamas underground structures in Gaza in retaliation for rocket attack on southern Israel.Elad Benari, 1/13/2019, 1:07 AM

Eizenkot: Israel attacked Syria thousands of times

In an interview with the New York Times, IDF Chief of Staff sheds light on shadowy war with Iran in Syria.Tzvi Lev, 1/12/2019, 6:39 PM

Terror attack thwarted in Hevron

IDF shoots a knife-brandishing terrorist in Hevron on Friday.Tzvi Lev, 1/12/2019, 6:23 PM

IDF attacks two Hamas posts

IDF aircraft targets two Hamas military posts in response to violent riots on the Gaza border.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/11/2019, 6:36 PM

Stabbing attack thwarted south of Jerusalem

IDF soldiers neutralize Palestinian Arab who attempted to carry out a stabbing attack in Kiryat Arba.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/11/2019, 6:04 PM

IDF nabs terror cell responsible for Shabbat shooting attack

Terrorist cell which opened fire on Israeli town south of Jerusalem last Shabbat captured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2019, 11:29 AM

Hundreds of Israelis visit 'Tomb of the Seventy' deep in Samaria

450 Israelis visit Hill of Pinchas in Palestinian Authority village in Samaria, believed to be burial place of biblical figures.Orly Harari, 1/11/2019, 8:32 AM

Is the IDF ready for all-out war?

The Israeli military’s state of readiness has dramatically improved, but it has a lot more catching up to do. It has spent years neglecting the ground forces which will be essential if enemies like Hezbollah are to be decisively defeated. Yaakov Lappin, 1/11/2019, 6:59 AM

'More force and roadblocks won't cause terror to disappear'

Chief of Staff: "Anyone who says that a little more force will cause terrorism to disappear – doesn't know what he is talking about."Ben Ariel, 1/11/2019, 4:13 AM

'Training exercise in which soldier drowned followed the rules'

IDF officers tell investigators soldier's death during navigation training exercise not the result of failure to follow operation rules.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2019, 12:58 PM

IDF inaugurates new athletics facility

New athletics stadium opened at Camp Ariel Sharon thanks to $1 million donation by Friends of the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2019, 10:23 PM

Missing 3-year-old found alive and well in Samaria

IDF, police find child who went missing by Itamar after large-scale searchArutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2019, 3:16 PM

'My son died for nothing'

Father of IDF soldier who drowned during training exercise rips commanding officer over son's death. 'You don't give a damn.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2019, 3:00 PM

Hundreds at funeral of soldier killed in training accident

Sergeant Evyatar Yosefi, who was killed during a training accident in the Galilee, laid to rest at Kiryat Shaul military cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2019, 11:38 PM

Watch: Moshe Arens on founding of the IDF

Watch fascinating Moshe Arens interview where he discusses the defenses of Israel, IDF history, and his view of the future.Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2019, 11:01 PM